1866 $20 Motto PR65

CERTIFICATION#: -26348
PCGS#: 9081

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Ely; Woodward (1883) Sold by Bowers & Ruddy Mar '80 Price realized $80000

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88): Proofs are very rare, a little more so than those dated 1862, 1863 and 1864 but not quite as rare as the 1865, 1867 or 1868. I would estimate that perhaps 10 or 11 still exist.

Diameter: 34.00 millimeters Designer: James Barton Longacre Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 30 Weight: 33.40 grams Metal Content: 90% Gold, 10% Copper

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 14 R-9.4 10 / 11 26 / 55
60 or Better 13 R-9.4 10 / 11 25 / 55 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 4 / 11 TIE 13 / 55 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR64 PCGS grade  
1 PR64 PCGS grade  
3 PR63 PCGS grade